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Market
Announce date:
2012 Q32017 Q3
Release date:
2012 Q32017 Q3
Status:
AvailableAvailable
Price at launch:
Around 340 USDN/A
Price group:
4 out of 5 ($$$$)N/A
Body
Dimensions:
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.3 inches (12.38 x 5.86 x 0.76 centimeters)6.24 x 3.07 x 0.3 inches (15.84 x 7.81 x 0.75 centimeters)
Volume:
Approximately 3.36 cubic inches (55.14 cubic centimeters)Approximately 5.66 cubic inches (92.78 cubic centimeters)
Weight:
3.95 ounces (112 grams)7.13 ounces (202 grams)
Sensors:
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, ProximityAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Fingerprint reader, Gyroscope, Proximity
USB
Format:
USB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Version:
2.02.0
Screen
Size:
4 inches (10.16 centimeters)5.5 inches (13.97 centimeters)
Screen to body ratio:
60.8%67.4%
Resolution:
640 x 1136 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels (FullHD)
Pixel density:
326 pixels per inch (128 pixels per centimeter)401 pixels per inch (158 pixels per centimeter)
Technology:
IPS (in-plane switching) LCDIPS (in-plane switching) LCD
Contrast ratio:
Around 1325:1Around 1400:1
Scratch resistant:
YesYes
Multitouch:
YesYes
3D:
NoNo
Platform
Operating system:
iOS version 6iOS version 11
Chipset:
Apple A6 (32 nm)Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)
CPU cores:
2 (dual core)6 (hexa core)
CPU frequency:
Up to 1.3 GHzN/A
GPU:
PowerVR SGX 543MP3Apple GPU
Memory
RAM:
Up to 1 GBUp to 3 GB
Internal storage:
Up to 64 GBUp to 256 GB
Battery
Capacity:
1440 mAh2691 mAh
Technology:
Lithium polymerLithium-ion
Removable:
NoNo
Fast charging:
NoNo
Wireless charging:
NoNo
Talk time:
Up to 8 hoursUp to 21 hours
Standby time:
Up to 225 hoursN/A
Music play time:
Up to 40 hoursUp to 60 hours
Primary camera
Resolution:
8 Megapixels12 Megapixels
Autofocus:
NoNo
Optical image stabilization:
NoYes
Optical zoom:
N/A2X
Flash light:
YesYes
Flash light technology:
LEDLED
Flash light bulbs:
1 pieces4 pieces
Secondary camera
Resolution:
1.2 Megapixels7 Megapixels
Autofocus:
NoNo
Optical image stabilization:
NoNo
Flash light:
NoNo
Video recording
Resolution:
Up to 1080p (FullHD) @ 30 frames per secondUp to 2160p (4K UHD) @ 24 frames per second
High dynamic range:
NoNo
Sound
Loudspeaker:
MonoStereo
3.5 millimeter jack socket:
YesNo
Active noise cancellation:
YesYes
SIM
Format:
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Sockets:
SingleSingle
Network
Technology:
CDMA one (2G), EV-DO (3G), GSM (2G), GPRS (2.5G), EDGE (2.75G), HSPA (3.5G), LTE (4G)GSM (2G), GPRS (2.5G), EDGE (2.75G), HSPA (3.5G), LTE (4G)
Maximum speed:
100 Mbps download, 50 Mbps upload600 Mbps download, 150 Mbps upload
Wireless
Wi-Fi:
802.11 a/b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPS:
YesYes
NFC:
N/AYes
FM radio:
NoNo
LOOSER28 pointsWINNER44 points (+57%)

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